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Tag: Matter of Fact

Fmr. Gov. O’Malley: Democratic Candidates Don’t Need the National Party
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Fmr. Gov. O’Malley: Democratic Candidates Don’t Need the National Party

SOLEDAD: I’M SOLEDAD O’BRIEN. WELCOME TO “MATTER OF FACT.” REPUBLICANS ARE SPENDING NOVEMBER FOCUSED ON TAX REFORM, LOOKING FOR A MAJOR LEGISLATIVE WIN. AT THE SAME TIME, INTERNAL PARTY POLITICS HAVE THEM ON THE DEFENSIVE, WITH HIGH-PROFILE SENATE REPUBLICANS PUBLICLY

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How Fake News Is Evolving, Threatening Democracy
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How Fake News Is Evolving, Threatening Democracy

♪♪ ♪♪ SOLEDAD: OVER THE PAST FEW WEEKS, WE’VE GOTTEN A LOOK AT FAKE ADS PLACED ON FACEBOOK BY RUSSIAN PROPAGANDISTS DURING THE 2016 ELECTION CAMPAIGN. THOSE ADS WERE THE SUBJECT OF A HIGH-PROFILE CONGRESSIONAL HEARING WITH EXECUTIVES FROM FACEBOOK,

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Voters Want Bipartisanship but Politicians Keep Getting More Partisan
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Voters Want Bipartisanship but Politicians Keep Getting More Partisan

SOLEDA WE’RE LESS THAN A MONTH AWAY FROM WHAT’S SHAPING UP TO BE ONE OF THE MOST INTENSE MIDTERM ELECTIONS IN RECENT MEMORY. THE CONFIRMATION HEARINGS FOR SUPREME COURT JUSTICE BRETT KAVANAUGH EXPOSED THE RAW AND EXTREME PARTISANSHIP IN THE

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Asian American voters could play major role in 2020 election
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Asian American voters could play major role in 2020 election

WELCOME TO MATTER OF FACT. WHEN POLITICAL STRATEGISTS TALK ABOUT WHICH VOTING GROUPS CA MAKE THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN WINNING AND LOSING AN ELECTION, THEY OFTEN OVERLOOK ON IMPORTANT GROUP. ASIAN AMERICANS. BUT THAT COULD CHANGE IN 2020. ASIAN AMERICANS ARE

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Is Social Media Good for Democracy?
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Is Social Media Good for Democracy?

SOLEDAD: TOPEKA, KANSAS IS A SMALL MIDWESTERN CITY, POPULATION ROUGHLY 127,000, WHICH ABOUT 14,000 ATTEND THE CITY’S PUBLIC SCHOOLS. IN SIZE, IT IS SIMILAR TO MANCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE AND MEDFORD, OREGON. ITS HISTORY, HOWEVER, SETS IT APART. IN 1954, TOPEKA

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Undocumented Attorney: Dreamers Want Reasonable Compromise, Even Border Security
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Undocumented Attorney: Dreamers Want Reasonable Compromise, Even Border Security

SOLEDAD: THIS PAST W CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS MET WI TOP WHITE HOUSE OFFICIALS ABT A DEAL TO AVOID A GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN THAT COULD INCLUDE A COMPROMISE ON DACA, THE DEFERR ACTION FOR CHILDHOOD ARRIVALS PROGRAM. THE PROGRAM PROTECTS HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS

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American Mayors Looking for Lead on Infrastructure
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American Mayors Looking for Lead on Infrastructure

PONSIB . VISIT NCICAP.ORG] SOLEDAD: I AM SOLEDAD O’BRIEN. WELCOME TO “MATTER OF FACT.” MAYORS ARE GATHERING IN MIAMI, FLORIDA FOR THE U.S. CONFERENCE OF MAYOR THE BIPARTISAN GROUP OF MAYOR ARE OFTEN AT ODDS WITH PRESIDENT TRUMP. THEY OFFICIALLY

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Expert: Trump Carrier Deal a Poor Precedent
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Expert: Trump Carrier Deal a Poor Precedent

SOLEDAD: EVEN BEFORE HE TAKES OFFICE, PRESIDENT-ELECT DONALD TRUMP IS CROWING ABOUT H ABILITY TO BRING AMERICAN JOBS BACK. IN A DEAL WITH UNITED TECHNOLOGIES, THE PARENT COMPANY OF CARRIER, TRUMP ANNOUNCED 11 JOBS AT THEIR INDIANA FACTORY WILL NOT

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